2014
James A. Essey

James A. Essey

James A. Essey is president and CEO of The TemPositions Group of Companies. He is a past chair of the American Staffing Association and past president of the New York Staffing Association. He is chairman of the ASA’s legal/legislative committee, providing input on negotiating the industry’s position of the Affordable Care Act. He also led(…)

Hiten Patel

Hiten Patel

CEO Hiten Patel founded Collabera in 1991. His passionate, customer-driven focus on Fortune 500 and midsize clients has transformed the company into a global solutions provider with nearly 9,000 IT professionals worldwide. Collabera is consistently ranked as one of the fastest-growing IT services companies in the U.S. and was named a Best Staffing Firm to(…)

Janet Elkin

Janet Elkin

Janet Elkin is president and CEO of Park City, Utah-based Supplemental Health Care, the ninth-largest healthcare staffing firm in the U.S. Elkin joined Supplemental Health Care in 2003 as a division manager, assuming her current roles in 2010. Elkin has spearheaded the company’sefforts to gain market share in the allied and nurse staffing segments as(…)

Gary Zander

Gary Zander

Gary Zander is president and CEO of Project One Inc., an IT consulting and staffing company that serves Fortune 1000 companies in the communications, media and entertainment industry. Zander advocates niche-market specialization using a high-touch/high-value customer service model that prospers outside VMS environments. As a result, Project One’s talent pool has been able to rely(…)

Mahfuz Ahmed

Mahfuz Ahmed

Mahfuz Ahmed, CEO and chairman of Digital Intelligence Systems LLC (DISYS), is an accomplished business leader and entrepreneur who has consistently driven fast growth and innovation since founding DISYS in 1994. A winner of several industry and larger business awards, including Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award for the Greater Washington region in(…)

Chris Hubbard

Chris Hubbard

Insight Global Co-President Chris Hubbard started in the company’s Atlanta office in 2002. He served as a sales manager, regional manager and VP before assuming the co-president role in 2008. Hubbard oversees all field and sales operations of Insight Global’s 35 offices, which will increase to 39 by the end of 2014. He provides strategic(…)